Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun amount

4 senses of amount

Sense 1
sum, sum of money, amount, amount of money -- (a quantity of money; "he borrowed a large sum"; "the amount he had in cash was insufficient")
       => assets -- (anything of material value or usefulness that is owned by a person or company)

Sense 2
amount -- (the relative magnitude of something with reference to a criterion; "an adequate amount of food for four people")
       => magnitude -- (the property of relative size or extent (whether large or small); "they tried to predict the magnitude of the explosion"; "about the magnitude of a small pea")

Sense 3
measure, quantity, amount -- (how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify)
       => abstraction, abstract entity -- (a general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples)

Sense 4
sum, amount, total -- (a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers)
       => quantity -- (the concept that something has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions by a constant or a variable)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb amount

3 senses of amount

Sense 1
amount -- (be tantamount or equivalent to; "Her action amounted to a rebellion")

Sense 2
total, number, add up, come, amount -- (add up in number or quantity; "The bills amounted to $2,000"; "The bill came to $2,000")
       => be -- (have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer")

Sense 3
come, add up, amount -- (develop into; "This idea will never amount to anything"; "nothing came of his grandiose plans")
       => become, turn -- (undergo a change or development; "The water turned into ice"; "Her former friend became her worst enemy"; "He turned traitor")

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